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Israeli troops 'seize arms ship' (BBC News)

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Old 4th November 2009, 09:10
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Post Israeli troops 'seize arms ship' (BBC News)

Israel's navy has intercepted a ship carrying weapons 100 miles (160km) off its coast, the military says.

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Iran and Syria deny Israeli claims that a ship seized in the Mediterranean was carrying Iranian weapons for Hezbollah militants.

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Old 5th November 2009, 06:52
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Vessel and crew were released by Israeli authorities and she sailed at 22:00 LT (UTC+2) 5th November.
Also local info says that containers were transhipped in Damietta, Egypt.
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Hezbollah rejects Israeli allegations that weapons on a seized ship were destined for the Lebanese militant group.

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